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Welcome to Lineville ...

The city of Lineville is located in Clay County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lineville has a population of 2,249 people<2> (see below for details).

Lineville is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Lineville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Lineville (for example, toward Yates Crossroads (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Lineville: (256) & (938)<4>

The ZIP code for Lineville: 36266<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lineville had an population of 2,249 people. This is a decrease of 6.1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lineville had a population of 2,395 people (which is 17.19% of the total population of Clay County). This makes Lineville the county's most populous community.

The population of Lineville represents 0.05% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 157th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,395 people, the population of Lineville has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,401 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lineville.

Communities Also Named Lineville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Lineville - they are located in Indiana and Iowa.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lineville.

Communities near Lineville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lineville.

  • Ashland [Clay County]
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    • Ashland [Clay County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Lineville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,895 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
  • Munford [Talladega County]
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    • Munford [Talladega County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Lineville
    • Estimated population in 2015: 1,259 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Munford<8>
  • Wedowee [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wedowee
    • Wedowee [Randolph County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Lineville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 794 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wedowee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedowee<8>
  • New Site [Tallapoosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Site
    • New Site [Tallapoosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Lineville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 760 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Site
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wadley [Randolph County]
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      • Wadley [Randolph County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Lineville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 714 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wadley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadley<8>
    • Waldo [Talladega County]
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      • Waldo [Talladega County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Lineville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waldo have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldo
    • Daviston [Tallapoosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daviston
      • Daviston [Tallapoosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Lineville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 210 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daviston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Daviston<8>
    • Goldville [Tallapoosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldville
      • Goldville [Tallapoosa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Lineville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldville
    • Barfield [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barfield
      • Barfield [Clay County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Lineville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barfield have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barfield
    • Cragford [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cragford
      • Cragford [Clay County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Lineville
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cragford have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cragford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cragford<8>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lineville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lineville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lineville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lineville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lineville. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lineville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lineville ...

Looking for more information about Lineville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lineville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lineville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lineville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lineville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lineville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Lineville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lineville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lineville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lineville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lineville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lineville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3106, Longitude: -85.7544    
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<8>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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